Here are handicapper Charlie Cooper’s Oaklawn picks for races on Saturday, Feb. 15.

Here are handicapper Charlie Cooper’s Oaklawn picks for races on Saturday, Feb. 15.


Best Bet; Race 9 Alsvid/Black Bear 16-5-4-2


Best Longshot: Race 1 Franks Officer Gal 18-1-1-1


No. Horse; Jockey; Comments for Top 4; Odds


Race 1: 6 Furlongs; Claiming; Purse $17,500; Fillies and Mares; 3 YO and Up


8 Franks Officer Gal; Joubert; Drops to lowest level ever, bad morning line; 12-1


3 Flying Rapunzel; Thompson; Speedster stumbled start and beaten just a neck; 5-2


1 Cloud of Dust; Quinonez; Live longshot needed last, High percentage barn; 20-1


11 Miss Addicate; Tohill; Likes track and distance, on the improve; 3-1


7 Granny Joy; Morales; 15-1


9 Logan Rave; Santana; 20-1


4 Diva Ridge; Loveberry; 6-1


5 Princess Semoran; Mello; 10-1


12 Fabulous Cate; Johnson; 8-1


10 Lucky Flo; Canchari; 12-1


2 Alphabet Bling; Vazquez; 20-1


6 Pina Florada; Laviolette; 15-1


Race 2: 6 Furlongs; Maiden Special Weight; Purse $57,000; 3 YO


6 Shalhoor; Santana; $850k purchase, good works for debut; 5-2


1a Texas Two Step; Hill; Well bred, sharp works and first time Lasix; 3-1


5 Five Seasons; Court; Good 1st out barn has good works & Lasix; 12-1


3 All Cash; Arroyo; Has faced top competition, back sprinting; 8-1


1 Sail Maker; Vazquez; 3-1


7 Tale of Honor; Kuntzweiler; 10-1


4 Money Fan; Laviolette; 6-1


‘9 Bagg O’Day; Birzer; 5-1


8 Denali South Park; Mello; 15-1


10 Silver Tactics; Sturniolo; 20-1


2 Porme Nuther T R; Emigh; 15-1


Race 3: 1 1/16 Mile; Claiming; Purse $17,500; 4 YO and Up


11 Brother Day; Arroyo; No excuses this level; 3-1


3 Great Call; Quinonez; Showed good speed off the shelf; 8-1


5 Hornet; Santana; Stalker drops to lowest level ever; 9-2


6 Wound Up; Court; Training well since closing late last out; 20-1


8 Mr Garde; Borel; 6-1


10 Denouement; Canchari; 8-1


12 Sea of Change; Homeister; 9-2


2 Mawhinney; Ocampo; 15-1


7 Kipper Dan; Quinonez; 20-1


4 Ile Be Shrewed; McKee; 20-1


9 Viva Outlaw; Navarro; 15-1


1 Rahy’s Prospect; Halliday; 30-1


Race 4: 6 Furlongs; Maiden Special Weight; Purse $57,000; 3 YO and Up


6 Knight of Dreams; Sturniolo; Strange running pattern, 1st 6th then 2nd, wire em; 4-1


9 Bullero; Birzer; Missed a check once in last 12 starts; 3-1


8 The Arkansan; Court; Competitive in 3 starts, back with statebreds; 8-1


12 Papa Zack; Berry; Speedster well bet vs open company; 12-1


2 Red Dirt Rooster; Morales; 10-1


10 Sea N Suds; Corbett; 6-1


5 Harmony Grove; Quinonez; 15-1


1 We Have Rainbows; Thompson; 5-1


11 Need a Alibi; Arroyo; 10-1


7 He Is a Roadster; McKee; 20-1


3 Gumbo to Geaux; Loveberry; 30-1


4 Midnight Alibi; Halliday; 20-1


Race 5: 1 1/16 Mile; Claiming; Purse $17,500; 4 YO and Up


4 Dr. Jajo; Ocampo; Much the best last out, goes for 3rd win in a row; 3-1


9 Lucky A. C.; Arroyo; Steady money maker goes for 3rd win in a row; 2-1


5 Lapole; Mello; Speedster has half of career wins this distance; 7-2


2 Holy Bullhive; Morales; Could sit the perfect trip; 12-1


3 Bullzaboy; Thompson; 5-1


7 Ruddys Buddy; Torres; 20-1


8 Great Exuma; Canchari; 20-1


1 Kentucky Lightnin; Quinonez; 20-1


10 Prince Larry; McKee; 20-1


11 Horn High Hugo; Corbett; 20-1


6 Drasco; Roman; 30-1


Race 6: 6 Furlongs; Maiden Claiming; Purse $37,000; 3 YO and Up


1 Sollozzo; Santana; The call in wide open event; 6-1


5 Repent With Me; Arroyo; In for a tag for 1st time, shows 3 bullets over track; 12-1


6 Top Gato; Mello; Well bred with sharp 1st out barn; 9-2


8 Whiskey Runner; Berry; Needed last, drops showing bullet; 7-2


3 No Dishonor; Thompson; 10-1


9 Russellin; Tohill; 8-1


2 Robinwood; Emigh; 6-1


11 Cy Seven; Navarro; 10-1


7 Springandaprayer; Loveberry; 12-1


10 Stevis Man; Da Silva; 10-1


4 Denali Success; Birzer; 10-1


Race 7: 1 1/16 Mile; Essex Handicap; Purse $100,000; 4 YO and Up


1 Stealcase; Da Silva; Grade 3 winner on the improve; 7-2


10 Voodoo Storm; Arroyo; Versatile runner can win on any surface; 12-1


4 Street Spice; Canchari; Needed last, loves distance; 6-1


2 Stachys; Quinonez; 10 time winner always gives good effort; 12-1


9 Win Willy; Martinez; 5-1


5 Right to Vote; Santana; 4-1


6 Dreaming Blue; Mello; 20-1


3 Jaguar Paw; Borel; 4-1


8 Mavericking; Ocampo; 8-1


7 Flashy Sunrise; Vazquez; 20-1


Race 8: 1 1/16 Mile; Allowance; Purse $58,000; 4 YO and Up


4 Northern Lion; Da Silva; Used up in very fast pace, adds sharp work; 2-1


6 City Connect; Hill; Will fly home if pace is quick again; 12-1


7 Tiz Adonis; Santana; Second to allowance company at Saratoga; 5-1


1 Royal Art; Ocampo; Needed last, dangerous today; 15-1


2 Evan’s Calling; Court; 7-2


8 Escape Artist; Berry; 6-1


10 Midnite Poppa; Morales; 8-1


3 It’s a Bad Rapit; Tohill; 8-1


5 Minister of Rum; Quinonez; 20-1


9 Lenapah; Birzer; 30-1


Race 9: 6 Furlongs; King Cotton Stakes; Purse $100,000; 4 YO and Up


1a Alsvid; Tohill; Winner 9 of 19 races & over half million earnings; 3-2


1 Black Bear; Berry; Speedster off the board once; 3-2


6 Picko’s Pride; Martinez; Consistent closer loves track and distance; 3-1


2 Mico Margarita; Santana; Almost won Amsterdam Stakes at Saratoga; 9-2


9 Apprehender; Mello; 10-1


7 Heaven’s Runway; Castanon; 15-1


8 Bull Dozer; Quinonez; 6-1


3 Anillo; Arroyo; 10-1


5 Jasizzle; Hill; 20-1


4 Wildcat Country; Canchari; 30-1


Race 10; 6 Furlongs; Maiden Claiming; Purse $17,500; Fillies and Mares; 3 YO and Up


1 Jogget; Arroyo; Speedster drops for top barn; 9-5


4 Forgiveness; Mello; Scratched for this spot; 6-1


8 Makin Mo Love; Thompson; Good speed going long, back to sprint; 2-1


3 Trick My Ride; Laviolette; On the improve; 8-1


2 Sheri’s Soup; Loveberry; 12-1


7 Portobello Lane; Canchari; 12-1


9 Denali Inspired; Birzer; 15-1


6 Walk Around Zoe; McKee; 30-1


5 Denali Tizastar; Vazquez; 12-1


10 Seems Legit; Morales; 30-1


Stats


Friday Meet


Winners on Top 2/9 29/156


Winners in Top 4 Selections 7/9 115/156


Exactas in Top 4 Selections 5/9 69/156


Trifectas in Top 4 Selections 3/9 28/156